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Last evening one of our neighboring families was out after sunset.  As dusk settled in the eastern sky, the clouds and heavens overhead and unto the west colored brightly.  317 more words


Birdsong - Sebastian Faulks

Birdsong is the second novel in Sebastian Faulks’ French trilogy. Preceded by The Girl at the Lion d’Or and succeeded by Charlotte Gray. Although each novel is not directly linked, the novels relate in term of their themes and subject matters; they all graphically portray characters’ lives during war time. 332 more words

Summer Shower Meditation [tanka]

Layers of birdsong
Emerge as rain subsides
Then comes rain again
A cool breeze brushes my face
My cells sing to the zephyr

Original photo by LuAnne Holder 

Proud Aunty Moments

My nephew has mental health issues. He won’t mind me saying this as he’s very open about it and will talk about it to anyone who’ll listen. 289 more words


Yangon, Myanmar 2/25/2017

1. out into the diesel streets towards sunset
cross over under bridges to golden flower tea company
black cups of tea arriving 63 more words

30 Days Wild 2017

Thirty days, thirty 30-second sound bites.

A solo performance from a chaffinch.

Standing under a bridge as the Bure Valley Railway passes over head.

Getting up close and personal with a hoverfly. 411 more words


Doves in the distance

The beautiful sounds of doves in the distance.

It’s amazing to hear doves in conversation. One dove starts the call – a distinct cooing that has very few but specific rhythmic patterns – Ooo woo! 50 more words